David Black

David Black

David Black

Director, Vet Sustain
David is Managing Director of Paragon Veterinary Group, a fiercely independent mixed rural practice in Cumbria. He is a Director of Vet Sustain, established to inspire and enable vet professionals to address sustainability, and of VetSalus, an initiative developing livestock vet collaboration and consultancy globally. Clinical interests are in dairy practice, particularly reproduction and advanced breeding technologies including IVF. He is an Emeritus RCVS Recognised Specialist in Cattle Health and Production, Treasurer of the World Association for Buiatrics, and a member of the Dairy Science Forum. He is passionate about vet-led business, global veterinary collaboration, One Health and Veterinary Sustainability.

Sponsors & Partners

Education Partners

  • RVC
  • BVA

Platinum Sponsors

  • IVC
  • Hills
  • Idexx
  • humm
  • Vets4Pets
  • Virbac
  • Zoetis

Gold Sponsors

  • Elanco
  • Pioneer

Silver Sponsors

  • Medivet
  • MWI
  • GreenCross
  • iM3
  • Petsapp
  • Lintbells

Wet Lab Partner

  • Central CPD

Media Partners

  • Vet Record
  • Vet Times
  • InPractice
  • Vet Nurse Times
  • VetFile
  • Vettimes.co.uk
  • Vet Times Jobs
  • VBJ
  • VetSurgeon


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